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sanding

verb
present participle of sand

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to make smooth by friction
  • painstakingly sanded down the wooden floors of the old house

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“Sanding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sanding. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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